This lunch bag was made with this tutorial at Pink Penguin. The Punk loves it and the only change I made to make it more autistic-friendly is to put huge beads on the tie ends to make it easier to close. I only had to show her a couple of times how to open and close it. She caught on like a pro.
|Note the rainbow of quilting thread on the right - waiting to be stitched onto House of Love.|
I spray basted some random leftovers of batting to the back of the letters.
|I actually ran out of strings for the blocks, and had to root through my flannelette scraps to make up the deficit.|
...Right after two doctor's appointments, shoe shopping, and folding Mount Laundry. (You might be pleasantly surprised to know that I don't dread folding laundry anymore. My only excuse is laziness.)